Residential Carpenter Resume Samples

A Residential Carpenter is a qualified person who cuts, fabricates, and installs wooden and other structures for residential properties. While actual duties vary from project to project, the following are certain core duties listed on the Residential Carpenter Resume – reading blueprints, drawings, and sketches; taking measurements and calculating the size and amount of needed materials; cutting, shaping, and smoothing lumber and other materials, building windows frames, doors, and staircases and framing buildings by using raw materials; carving and assembling furniture, cabinets, shelves, and other items and installing them; and building scaffolding and other construction structures.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are needed – solid experience working with carpentry materials; good understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction; proficiency in using electrical and manual equipment; and willingness to adhere to safety guidelines at all times. Successful completion of a carpentry apprenticeship is seen on successful resumes.

 

Residential Carpenter Resume example

Residential Carpenter Resume

Headline : Seeking employment in either the construction or maintenance fields. Experience will help the company grow and help maintain quality for their customers.

Skills : Power Tools, Supervisor, Reading Blueprint.

Description :

    1. Set beams, floor joists, and roof trusses.
    2. Installation of the subfloor.
    3. Build and sheet walls/roof.
    4. Installed doors, windows, tubs, and showers.
    5. Wiring -rough-in and finish work.
    6. Finish carpentry work -Installed flooring, trim, door/window casing, cabinets, and molding.
    7. Landscaping -brick, rock, mulch, plant, sod, and seed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Residential Carpenter Resume

Summary : Responsible for Developing ability to identify the different types of insulation, their thickness and their respective R-value, and also applying learned skills and materials knowledge relative to Trim, Doors, Cabinetry, Insulation, Rough Framing, acoustical Ceilings, Roofing materials, and Exterior Siding to daily tasks.

Skills : Management/Lead, Operate Bobcat, Back Hoe, Forklift.

Description :

    1. Work independently and with residential crews constructing log frame and wood-frame homes.
    2. Have good skills in wood frame, finish, metal roofing, and finish carpentry.
    3. Lead small crews with weekly completion goals.
    4. Report and plan for the next phases of the project.
    5. Continue to contribute to the company's skills, knowledge, and labor in an effort to maximize profits for each job.
    6. Generated many jobs and seen them through from planning to completion.
    7. Worked in residential and light commercial construction.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS Elementary Education


Residential Carpenter Resume

Summary : Looking to utilize skills and strengths, accept challenges, be part of a team that will assist in enhancing the quality of people's lives, and assists in leading an organization to reach its fullest potential.

Skills : Clerical - Copier Machines, Computer, Laminator, Filing.

Description :

    1. Worked with home construction companies planning and estimating small and multiple-unit projects.
    2. Managed crews in the production of logs for the log home industry.
    3. Deck work -Installed posts, joists, deck boards, rails, and stairs.
    4. Repaired and maintained older properties, including renovating the flooring, walls, and ceilings, installing fixtures, and remodeling bathrooms and kitchens.
    5. Installed Door and Bath Hardware.
    6. Installed Shoe Molding.
    7. Replaced or Repaired Interior Trim.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS Elementary Education

Residential Carpenter Resume

Objective : Diligent utility crew leader with expertise in operating construction equipment and vast knowledge of safety codes. Extensive experience with excavators and backhoes. Detail-oriented who works effectively without supervision. Proficient in multitasking and maintaining a safe and efficient work area.

Skills : Carpentry/Handyman, Pipelayer, Mechanically Inclined.

Description :

    1. Laid concrete, built batter boards, used excavators, and placed reinforced steel.
    2. Framed new construction of single-family homes and townhomes.
    3. Built and stained oak casing and hardwood floors.
    4. Safely used band, circular, jig, reciprocating, chop, and compound miter saws.
    5. Operated a terrain telescoping forklift, backhoe, skid steer, and tractor.
    6. Set windows and layouts for stairs and common rafters.
    7. Installed floor joists, trusses, and rafters.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Objective : OSHA Certified Carpenter with over 10 years experience with residential and commercial building construction, remodeling, and renovating. Successfully operated two businesses in the Maintenance and Auto Advance Industry. Experience in Sales, Marketing, and Management.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft/Mac. Applications, Carpentry, Certifications with both Gas & Electric Lift Equipment, Supervised Employees.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the construction of residential homes, beginning with the blueprint stage and completion of exterior and interior.
    2. Installed vinyl sidings, primed and painted interior and exterior walls.
    3. Installed roof shingles, windows, and installation in walls.
    4. Assisted and electrical wiring and rough plumbing.
    5. Fixed and installed wood decks, patios, and terraces.
    6. Crew foreman Blueprint reading.
    7. Performed Daily vehicle safety and maintenance inspections and maintain in clean serviceable condition.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a permanent career that provides challenging assignments as well as growth opportunities that will motivate to contribute to the productivity of the company and further develop skills.

Skills : Detail-Oriented, Organized, Communication, Multilingual, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Performed a wide variety of residential and commercial construction.
    2. Rough frame multimillion-dollar custom homes.
    3. Residential remodel and repair.
    4. Residential new home construction.
    5. Remodel and repair / exterior trim / window and door installation / custom fence and deck construction.
    6. Construct a log cabin using a carpenter's hand and power tools, install interior walls, appliances, stoves.
    7. Trim carpentry and framing of various types of residential dwellings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Headline : Seeks to obtain a position that will enable to use working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

Skills : Excellent Communication, Quick Learner, Outstanding Interpersonal.

Description :

    1. Installations of doors, windows, built-ins, custom and factory cabinetry, various types of hardware in commercial buildings and residential homes.
    2. All aspects of residential construction and remolding.
    3. Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction.
    4. Assisted skilled workers with construction projects in all phases of rough and finish carpentry.
    5. Followed blueprints.
    6. Assisted in the completion of residential construction projects involving: plan reviews, invoicing, framing, finish work.
    7. Residential Carpentry and Contracting Self.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Headline : An experienced and detail-oriented professional that is driven by helping and supporting others and thrives when part of an organization that embodies the same views.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Technical Plan Execution, Fast Learner.

Description :

    1. Employed Build decks, outbuildings, and other various carpentry projects.
    2. Dig out and build retaining walls, pour and seal driveways and concrete walkways and pads.
    3. Put on different types of roofing and siding.
    4. Install all types of flooring along with home improvements, repairs, maintenance, and remodeling rough and finish.
    5. Framing of residential structures in a safe and timely fashion.
    6. Use of power tools always willing to learn.
    7. Installed and/or Adjusted of Exterior and Interior doors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Objective : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

Skills : Uses of Power Tools, Air Tools, Hand Tools.

Description :

    1. Worked on a crew to build homes, apartments and occasionally perform remodeling jobs.
    2. Performed all aspects of building a home.
    3. Remodel of residential structures.
    4. Remove/replace doors, windows, walls, flooring, and exterior trim.
    5. Designing and building fences, decks, gazebos, interior trim, cabinet installations, and custom woodworking projects.
    6. Job references and contact information furnished at interview.
    7. Build Homes, use power tools, hand tools, and air tools, keep job site picked up.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Residential Carpenter Resume

Objective : Responsible for Staging, mobilizing and de-mobilizing projects (zip walls, floor protection, etc.), Performing demolition of existing conditions in preparation for a remodel / fit-out.

Skills : Multi-Task Management, Energetic And Organized.

Description :

    1. Did rough finish; remodel work, tile work, power tools, framing work, painting, laminated floor laying, demolition, and furniture moving.
    2. Home remodeling and installation Demolition and rebuilding Handyman services.
    3. Assisted in the completion of residential construction projects.
    4. Operated equipment such as: nail guns, saws, drills, and other tools as required.
    5. Reviewed and implemented work orders.
    6. Inspected work sites to determine needed improvements.
    7. Maintained clean and safe work environment.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Junior
                  Education
                  Education
                  Diploma